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Evelyn Helena Coote

Evelyn Helena Coote

Female 1879 - 1966  (87 years)

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  • Name Evelyn Helena Coote 
    Relationshipwith George William Craxford
    Born 1879 
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1965  The Glen, Braunton, Devon Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 26 Jul 1966  Braunton, Devon Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Abt 31 Jul 1966  St Brannock Parish Church, Braunton, Devon Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I444  Extended Craxford Family | The main Craxford branch RED pages I5 (James Ernest Craxford) + I77 (Arthur Craxford)
    Last Modified 8 Jun 2012 

    Father Osmond Coote,   b. 1842,   d. Bef 1891  (Age 48 years) 
    Mother Charlotte [--?--],   b. 1848, Colchester, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F8602  Group Sheet,  Family chart

    Family Lionel George Craxford,   b. 1880, Heydour, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1956, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 1913  Colchester, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Reference:
    Photos
    The Evelyn and Lionel Craxford Trophies
    The Evelyn and Lionel Craxford Trophies
    These two trophies belong to the Southgate Bowling Club. Evelyn Craxford (taller trophy - left) was the President of the club in the 1930s. The Lionel Craxford trophy (right) was donated by Evelyn in memory of her husband.
    Last Modified 3 Jun 2005 
    Family ID F131  Group Sheet,  Family chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1913 - Colchester, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Abt 31 Jul 1966 - St Brannock Parish Church, Braunton, Devon Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Southgate's Lady Bowlers
    Southgate's Lady Bowlers
    A photograph from Palmers Green Gazette
    Southgate v Kingston-on-Thames
    The Kingston ladies are standing and Southgate sitting.
    Left to right: (seated) Mrs Lovegrove, Mrs Salmon, Mrs Roberts, Miss Porter, Mrs Craxford, Mrs Munn, Mrs Pownall, Mrs Watt
    Evelyn Craxford
    Evelyn Craxford
    Born Evelyn Coote she married Lionel Craxford. This photograph was taken when she was President of the England Womens Bowling Association in 1936

    Headstones
    HS: Craxford, Lionel and Evelyn
    HS: Craxford, Lionel and Evelyn
    In
    Affectionate Memory
    - of -
    Evelyn Helena
    Craxford
    nee Coote
    who died 26th July 1966
    Aged 87 years
    The beloved wife of
    Lionel George
    Craxford
    who died 20th April 1956
    Aged 75 years

    Personal Histories
    MRS EVELYN CRAXFORD
    MRS EVELYN CRAXFORD
    Champion bowler and wife of silversmith

    Newspaper Cuttings
    Bowls news from 1935
    Bowls news from 1935
    Article confirms Evelyn Craxford as national champion
    Item appeared on Page 12 The Mercury (Hobart Tasmania) Tuesday January 8th 1935.

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, Barnstaple 7a 265 (JAS 1966) (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S4] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, Colchester 4a 1645 (JAS1913) (Reliability: 3).


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